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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
Rebuilding the vanos units with parts and press...

Rebuilding the vanos units with parts and press tool from Beisan Systems. Overall the process is simple: remove old rubber o-ring and teflon ring, install new rings, and press the heck out of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
Time for an update! Setting...

Time for an update!

Setting...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
I have a copious amount of gasket, o-rings, and...

I have a copious amount of gasket, o-rings, and seals for the engine.

Headers will stay stock. These M62/S62 really benefit from long tube headers (I had SS long tube headers on my old M5) but...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
ZL1 wheels repaired and powder coated Prismatic...

ZL1 wheels repaired and powder coated Prismatic "Graphite Black" it's essentially a black with a fine metallic flake and a satin finish. I liked the way the OEM GM satin black finish looked so I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
Happy to hear you enjoy the thread and you find...

Happy to hear you enjoy the thread and you find it motivating.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-08-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
Wagon is in the garage and disassembled. I...

Wagon is in the garage and disassembled. I cleaned the engine yesterday, what a mess it was. Today I am going to drop the subframe and clean that as well and finally wipe down the engine bay. I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-08-2020, 08:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By ucsbwsr
Little update on the inlet. I was able to get...

Little update on the inlet. I was able to get some dyno time on both a Mustang Dyno and a Dynojet.

On the Mustang dyno I did a pull with my custom intake and then 2 pulls with the stock air box,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-08-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By ucsbwsr
Glad you enjoy it!

Glad you enjoy it!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By ucsbwsr
1. I didn't keep track and I also had upgraded...

1. I didn't keep track and I also had upgraded parts like a Spec Stg 3+ clutch and MFactory chromo flywheel so it would be be an accurate anyway. Most people spend ~$3k on a manual swap.
2. This...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-30-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
Das Vadr has been very patient as my E61 and...

Das Vadr has been very patient as my E61 and diesel X5 have been getting all the attention but the wait is over and Vadr is cleaned and in the garage for the main phase of the build.

6MT swap
M5...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
Thanks but to be clear I didn't fabricate the...

Thanks but to be clear I didn't fabricate the brackets, they were premade for this application.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
I haven't looked into the synthetic clay bars. ...

I haven't looked into the synthetic clay bars. If it is a mit I am not sure if would fit my hands, I am bit of a big boy at 6'8" with a 7'2" wingspan, size 17 feet, and hands are lovingly referred...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
Happy to hear that, thanks.

Happy to hear that, thanks.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By ucsbwsr
Yes

Yes
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
It's been a while but this update is a good one! ...

It's been a while but this update is a good one!

I finished building and installed my Brembo big brake kit, which uses F10 M5 front calipers and rotors along with Porsche Panamera rear calipers...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By ucsbwsr
Full Kit laid out...

Full Kit laid out...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By ucsbwsr
Custom Brembo Big Brake Kit

I wanted to share the big brake kit I built for my X5D.

I have a detailed build thread for my E70 if anyone wants to see more:
https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1328377

This...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By ucsbwsr
Video: N54 E61 vs Mercedes E63 AMG Wagon

My friend recently picked up a 12' E63 AMG Wagon with the P30 Performance Package, it's stock 550hp 590tq crank.

My E61 is RWD converted, manual swapped, has M5 everything minues the S85, runs...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 32,145
Posted By ucsbwsr
Try this link ...

Try this link
https://www.n54tech.com/forums/showthread.php?t=36899
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 32,145
Posted By ucsbwsr
We have ourselves a nice little update right...

We have ourselves a nice little update right here....

Although the E61 has been mechanically flawless for the past year, it has been running around San Diego as a bit of an ugly duckling with a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 18,704
Posted By ucsbwsr
True but deep inside Vader is a soft old man at...

True but deep inside Vader is a soft old man at heart and loves some beige on his booty.

So far just fine but I am not putting many miles on this thing.

Lot's of good stuff is about to happen. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
I was able to get the X5 on some dynos, both a...

I was able to get the X5 on some dynos, both a Mustang Dyno and a Dynojet.

Mustang was 317whp 504wtq
Dynojet was 370whp 520wtq

For those that don't know Mustang dynos use load and typically...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-24-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
I used rubber grommets that already existed in...

I used rubber grommets that already existed in the rear muffler area
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-21-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,285
Posted By ucsbwsr
I posted a pic of where I mounted the switch in...

I posted a pic of where I mounted the switch in my last post, look above. I ran the wiring along the left size of the vehicle under the carpet and lower door mouldings.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,062
Posted By ucsbwsr
The scoop was sold as was the wagon.

The scoop was sold as was the wagon.
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